Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation

"Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation "

"Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation"

"Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation "

"Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation"

SIUT Celebrates 100 Years of OPD Building

SIUT paid rich tributes to philanthropist Seth Goverdhandas Motilal Mohatta who constructed a building in the premises of the Civil Hospital Karachi some hundred years ago. The building is now popularly known as OPD 14 of SIUT. Historical building was built by well-known Karachi philanthropist in 1917. For many years the building housed an eye ward before SIUT took over in 1992 as an outdoor facility.
To commemorate the centurion journey of the building the SIUT hosted a reception which was largely attended by people from cross section of the society including conservationists and architects. Prominent who spoke at the reception included Hameed Haroon,of DAWN Group, Hameed Akhund a leading Sindhi intellectual, Mazhar Marvi a known conservationist and Noman Ahmed. of NED Engineering University
Hameed Haroon and Hameed Akhund both complimented SIUT for the maintenance the century old building and using the premises for the care and wellbeing of patents. They also pointed out that there are many other historical buildings if Karachi which are victim of negligence and needs to be preserved.
Director SIUT Professor Adib Rizvi while welcoming the guest highlighted the salient features of the building which offers medical facilities in radiology, laboratory and record preservation of 60 thousand patients.